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1987.361 (RS183025)

Description

Cut sample of landscape figure wallpaper with white diapered patterning. Scenery stripe alternates with floral stripe. Scene depicting woman churning butter alternates with small, floral bouquet. Printed in yellow, light orange, green, white, and black on beige ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1945-1950
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
E.J. Hickey & Co.
Dimensions
21 1/4 x 20 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.361
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177448
Reference Notes
see Strahan "Album of Colonial Reproductions," 1938 and 1948 editions

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
diaper ground
butterchurn
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Unused
State
Original
Theme
domestic life, colonial
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15, repeat width 15 (inches)

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